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Lot 12
M F Husain
Kama




"All forms of art are born from one's roots"

Maqbool Fida Husain was born in 1913 in Pandharpur, Maharashtra. A self-taught artist, he came to Mumbai in 1937, determined to become a painter. In 1948, he was invited by F N Souza to join the Progressive Artists ' Group.

Husain began his career by painting billboards for feature films and making furniture designs and toys, to earn a living. When took up...



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  Lot 12 of 145  

AUCTION 2004 (DECEMBER)
30 NOVEMBER-2 DECEMBER 2004

Estimate



Winning Bid
$51,899
Rs 23,35,448

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)


ARTWORK DETAILS

M F Husain
Kama
Signed in Devnagari (lower right)
Circa 1960s
Oil on canvas pasted on board
36 x 26 in (91.4 x 66 cm)

Category: Painting
Style: Figurative


 









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